Fingerstyle and

Fingerstyle Freedom

A great initial aim to set for yourself to expand your songwriting using fingerstyle guitar is to have complete freedom with your picking hand. Here are 8, easy to advanced, picking patterns to help build freedom in the picking hand, and also act as great jumping off points to creatively come up with your own patterns.

Fingerstyle Patterns (C)

Creative Chords


Landslide - Fleetwood Mac

Hallelujah - Leonard Cohen

Georgina - Slim Blue

Big Love - Lindsey Buckingham